Sport

Big calendar month for Finley Bowls

By Southern Riverina News

Finley RSC

Finle RS Club will hold a combined opening day at 2pm on Sunday, August 25.

Names must be in to Karen by August 21 please.

Subs are overdue and are to be paid by the end of August so that you can participate in coming events.

Ladies Trade day is on the September 4 at Nathalia and Men's Trade Day the is on September 5 at Numurkah.

There is a ladies meeting on Friday August 30 at 1.30pm to gauge who is available for pennant and Trade days.

Ladies social bowls will be played on September 3 starting at 1.30pm

B grade will start on the September 10 and 2-4-2 will keep running as it is at present.

Finley BC

The weather was not favourable for bowls on Sunday morning but the dedicated ones did battle.

Winning team was Ty Ferguson and Alan Cowan.

Bowls will be scheduled for each Sunday morning if the greens are available.

Bowls will be played on both greens on this coming Saturday when the Chaplin Pairs event, three bowl pairs, will be held.

The event will be starting at 1pm with players to be in their club uniform.

Prize money of $1000 has been allocated for the day. Entries close on Friday at 5pm and can be lodged with Don McKellar, 0459 160 749. Ray Koschel, 5883 1631 or to the club, 5883 1324.

This event is held to respect the contribution that Elaine and Mick have made to the promotion of bowls in the area, over many years in many different portfolios, both at club level and with Murray Bowls Division.

Space is available for further entries but is near capacity, so those not entered are urged to form a team and enjoy the day.

Players are reminded of the final day for the Holy Cup contest to beheld at Berrigan on Sunday, 25th August.

The teams chosen for this day will be displayed on the notice board.

Members of the public are reminded that Bingo is held each Tuesday commencing at 1.15 pm, with all proceeds going to the local Can Assist branch, which in turn gives assistance to those suffering from cancer problems.

Members draws are still increasing with Friday's being $960 and Sunday morning at $660.

Raffle roster: Nan Smith and John Montgomery.